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Paraconularia spatia Waterhouse 1986 (jellyfish)

Scyphozoa - Conulariida - Conulariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 123857

Full reference: J. B. Waterhouse. 1986. Taxonomic names, in Late Palaeozoic Scyphozoa and Brachiopoda (Inarticulata, Strophomenida, Productida and Rhynchonellida) from the southeast Bowen Basin, Australia. Palaeontographica Abteilung A 193(1-4):1-76

Belongs to Paraconularia according to J. B. Waterhouse 1986

Sister taxa: Paraconularia acuminata, Paraconularia arctica, Paraconularia caledonica, Paraconularia derwentensis, Paraconularia kazanensis, Paraconularia laskeri, Paraconularia leonardensis, Paraconularia margaritae, Paraconularia matauraensis, Paraconularia nefarius, Paraconularia ornata, Paraconularia pulcheria, Paraconularia punjabica, Paraconularia qinglongensis, Paraconularia salaria, Paraconularia sueroi, Paraconularia tepuelensis, Paraconularia warthi, Paraconularia yichunensis, Paraconularia zhongyingensis

Type specimen: UQF 73910. Its type locality is UQ L4828, Cracow-Theodore Area, which is in a Roadian marginal marine siliciclastic in the Pindari Formation of Australia.

Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder